True Origins of “Hamlet”

Me: As you know by now, “The Lion King” is based on Shakespeare’s play, “Hamlet…”

Student 1: (Shocked) “The Lion King” is based on “Hamlet?!”

Student 2: (a boy after my own heart) “No! Shakespeare watched “The Lion King” and was like ‘Man! They took my idea! Now I have to change the names and move it to boring ol’ Denmark!!'”

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